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25 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).

DateGridClueAuthor
Friday, June 28, 201326AWhat some swatches previewIan Livengood and Brad Wilber
Monday, June 24, 201353DTints (4)Robert Seminara
Friday, June 3, 201128DThey can be saturatedJeffrey Wechsler
Monday, January 31, 201131AColor tones (2)Andrea Carla Michaels
Wednesday, May 26, 201052ATints (4)Anna Shechtman
Sunday, March 28, 201070DPeach and orangeEd Sessa
Tuesday, October 27, 200926DColors (2)Chuck Deodene
Sunday, June 21, 20097DApricot and tangerineMatt Ginsberg and Pete Muller
Sunday, June 18, 200621ATones (2)Ben and Mark Tausig
Monday, March 27, 200643AColor tones (2)Janice M. Putney
Tuesday, January 24, 200633DShades (5)David Sullivan
Monday, April 18, 200534DShades (5)Robert Dillman
Monday, January 17, 200520ATints (4)Alison Donald
Saturday, November 8, 20037DRose and burgundy, e.g.Sherry O. Blackard
Tuesday, June 17, 200323DTints (4)Susan Harrington Smith
Wednesday, December 19, 200152ARoy G. Biv septetDon West
Wednesday, May 30, 200119DRainbow displayJoe DiPietro
Tuesday, May 9, 200054AColors (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Saturday, January 16, 19996DShades (5)Rich Norris
Sunday, November 1, 199881DEmerald and rubyRobert Malinow
Tuesday, December 3, 199631ATones (2)R. Hartman
Wednesday, March 27, 199613DShades (5)R. J. Hartman
Friday, August 11, 199522AShades (5)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Friday, May 27, 199461AOrange and lemon, e.g.Chet Currier
Friday, January 7, 19942DLemon and orange, e.g.Fred Piscop

2 results for HUES from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
February 24, 2008diagramless22DTonesPatrick Blindauer
November 28, 1999panda9DHoward ___ (shades of a millionaire?)Mel Taub

41 results for HUES from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Tuesday, April 2, 199130ARainbow displayC. McInerneyMaleska
Saturday, March 9, 199128DMan Ray's concernsDaniel GirardiMaleska
Sunday, March 18, 199045AColorsCharles M. DeberMaleska
Tuesday, January 31, 198939AColorsNorma SteinbergMaleska
Tuesday, February 2, 198851DTintsWhittenMaleska
Saturday, September 26, 198711DRainbow featuresJonesMaleska
Tuesday, October 22, 198558DChoices for CassattFinnMaleska
Wednesday, November 14, 198438ATints and tonesJohn H. HalesMaleska
Sunday, April 15, 1984128ATints for Downs?A. J. SantoraMaleska
Friday, February 10, 198422DSome of Manet's concernsJohn GreenmanMaleska
Wednesday, June 30, 198229DRaspberry, plum, etc.WittesMaleska
Monday, October 11, 197623AShadesMartha J. DeWittWeng
Monday, September 27, 19768DShadesMcCainWeng
Sunday, September 21, 197551AColorsBill HartmanWeng
Sunday, March 3, 197424AColorsJim PageWeng
Wednesday, August 8, 19731AOutcriesUnknownWeng
Sunday, October 8, 197227ATintsElaine D. SchorrWeng
Friday, July 14, 197248DColorsUnknownWeng
Tuesday, March 14, 19721ATintsUnknownWeng
Wednesday, November 17, 197121DSunset featuresUnknownWeng
Monday, November 9, 197014AShadesUnknownWeng
Tuesday, November 3, 197050AColorsUnknownWeng
Sunday, September 20, 197060DColorsEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Friday, March 14, 196965AColors.UnknownWeng
Thursday, February 6, 196911DOutcries.UnknownWeng
Thursday, May 23, 196821DTints.UnknownFarrar
Monday, June 19, 196718AShades.Norton RhoadesFarrar
Friday, June 16, 196721AColors.W. E. JonesFarrar
Tuesday, November 29, 196669AShades.UnknownFarrar
Friday, September 9, 196657DColors.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 8, 196623DShades.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, September 16, 196544DColors.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 20, 196457DLemon, cherry, and others.James E. Hinish, Jr.Farrar
Wednesday, February 13, 196350DTints.Helen FasuloFarrar
Monday, November 26, 196231AShades.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 1, 19629DAll colors.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Monday, August 21, 196135AColors.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 6, 196144DColor tones.Christine ValanceFarrar
Thursday, April 13, 196167AColors.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, September 22, 196058AColors.UnknownFarrar
Friday, October 2, 195954AColors.UnknownFarrar